A 77-year-old man was driving drunk when he crashed into another vehicle Saturdayin Will County, leaving another manseriously injured, authorities allege.
About 5p.m. Bernard Whitehead was going south in a Ford SUV when he crossed over into the northbound lane, strikinganOldsmobile Cutlass on IL Route 102 just south of Manteno Road,according to Illinois State Police.
Whitehead was taken to a hospital along with the 32-year-old man driving the other car. Their injuries were considered life-threatening, state police said.
Whitehead, of Bourbonnais, was charged with aggravated DUI, failure to reduce speed and improper lane usage.